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Illinois Basketball: ESPN had Illini as the No. 7 seed in the South Region

While the NCAA refused to release a bracket, the Illinois basketball team did manage to land on Joe Lunardis final selections. Lunardi is ESPNs Bracketologist and is someone who most fans look towards for some NCAA selection guidance. Despite him being down on the Illini throughout the season, I find his final bracket rather interesting [] Illinois Basketball: ESPN had Illini as the No. 7 seed in the South Region - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

A salute to Illinois’ seniors, who deserved so much more

The Illini had four seniors who never got the chance to write the end of their story.

A salute to Illinois’ seniors, who deserved so much more

The Illini had four seniors who never got the chance to write the end of their story.

Illinois basketball: 2019-20 season wrap-up for Kofi Cockburn

Kofi Cockburn was a huge recruiting snag for Brad Underwood and this Illinois basketball team from the class of 2019. Here is Kofis 2019-2020 season wrap-up. Expectations My expectations for Kofi were a little low before this season started. He was ranked among the top 50 high school players in the class of 2019, so [] Illinois basketball: 2019-20 season wrap-up for Kofi Cockburn - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Saints place first-round tender on Taysom Hill ahead of NFL free agency, per report

The Saints are taking measures to make sure Hill isn't going anywhere

Illinois Basketball: Illini eyeing Wichita State transfer Jamarius Burton

The Illinois basketball team isnt done filling out their roster for the future. On Monday morning, Corey Evans of Rivals.com reported that Wichita State transfer Jamarius Burton has heard from various programs since announcing his intent to depart the program. The teams who have contacted Burton included Pittsburgh, UConn, Butler, West Virginia, Xavier, Marquette, Maryland, [] Illinois Basketball: Illini eyeing Wichita State transfer Jamarius Burton - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: Deron Williams dishes out best assist of his career

Former Illinois basketball star Deron Williams has helped plenty of his teammates on the basketball court. Williams played with four different teams in the NBA amassing some impressive numbers at each stop. His best years were by far with the Utah Jazz where he averaged 17.3 points and 9.1 assists per game. He would eventually [] Illinois Basketball: Deron Williams dishes out best assist of his career - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

A season full of shining moments.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

A season full of shining moments.

Illini Basketball: No Bracket Will Be Released

NCAA's Gavitt: Basketball championship brackets will not be released for 2020 | https://t.co/5W4P0z50BV https://t.co/NcW33paDTR Andy Katz (@TheAndyKatz) March 15, 2020...

Illini Basketball: No Bracket Will Be Released

NCAA's Gavitt: Basketball championship brackets will not be released for 2020 | https://t.co/5W4P0z50BV https://t.co/NcW33paDTR Andy Katz (@TheAndyKatz) March 15, 2020...

NFL players approve CBA: Tom Brady, Malcolm Jenkins, others react to approval of new CBA

Plenty of players took to social media to express their thoughts on the passed CBA

Underwood says he’ll support Ayo in any way he can

Has Ayo Dosunmo played his last Illini game?

Illinois Sports: A step in the right direction for Illini programs

Many Illinois sports havent had much success in the past years, but the 2019-20 year has been a step in the right direction for most of the programs. Illinois football, basketball and baseball have struggled to consistently win in recent years. The 2019-2020 season hasnt been a complete turning point for Illinois athletics, but it [] Illinois Sports: A step in the right direction for Illini programs - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Webster transferring to Nebraska from WIU

Guard Kobe Webster tweeted Saturday that he's leaving Western Illinois to play at Nebraska next season as a graduate transfer.

Webster transferring to Nebraska from WIU

Guard Kobe Webster tweeted Saturday that he's leaving Western Illinois to play at Nebraska next season as a graduate transfer.

Illinois Basketball: Days 1-3 of an Illini fan without sports

This is the third day that the sports world has shut down and it is rough for an Illinois basketball fan. Honestly, I feel like I am in rehab right now, or at least this is what I would imagine rehab to feel like. Of course, rehab is a serious thing for serious issues. If [] Illinois Basketball: Days 1-3 of an Illini fan without sports - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: Days 1-3 of an Illini fan without sports

This is the third day that the sports world has shut down and it is rough for an Illinois basketball fan. Honestly, I feel like I am in rehab right now, or at least this is what I would imagine rehab to feel like. Of course, rehab is a serious thing for serious issues. If [] Illinois Basketball: Days 1-3 of an Illini fan without sports - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

'We're an NCAA Tournament team.' Illinois basketball coach Brad Underwood says plenty of raw emotion after season ended

The #Illini are still struggling with the reality that what would have been an NCAA Tournament appearance and possible run won't happen.

'We're an NCAA Tournament team.' Illinois basketball coach Brad Underwood says plenty of raw emotion after season ended

The #Illini are still struggling with the reality that what would have been an NCAA Tournament appearance and possible run won't happen.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

'We set out and did what we wanted to do.' #Illini fans were faced with abrupt end to a special season. Will they next need to cope with loss of star guard Ayo Dosunmu? Dad says everything at "standstill"...

VIDEO: University of Illinois' Josh Whitman, Brad Underwood talk about coronavirus

University of Illinois Director of Athletics Josh Whitman and men's basketball coach Brad Underwood talk at a press conference on March 13, 2020, about the recent announcements and cancellations in

VIDEO: University of Illinois' Josh Whitman, Brad Underwood talk about coronavirus

University of Illinois Director of Athletics Josh Whitman and men's basketball coach Brad Underwood talk at a press conference on March 13, 2020, about the recent announcements and cancellations in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic.